List

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See also: list and līst

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

List

  1. A surname​.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German list, from Old High German list, from Proto-Germanic *listiz (craft, cunning, knowledge). Cognate with English list (art, craft, cunning). More at list.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

List f (genitive List, plural Listen)

  1. cunning; craft
  2. trick

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • "mit List und Tücke" may be translated as "with patience and a snare"

Derived terms[edit]